McDonald's has served billions and for decades, and everyone knew what they were getting: a quick burger that had been pulled from a freezer, with some ketchup and pickles. Now, after running a number of pilot tests, McDonald's is trying something completely different. At some point next year, the restaurant chain will begin serving its Quarter Pounder burger with fresh beef.
Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 2:36pm
South Korea's disgraced ex-President Park Geun-hye was arrested and jailed Friday over high-profile corruption allegations that already ended her tumultuous four-year rule and prompted an election to find her successor.
Volunteer searchers pounded metal probes into hard-packed earth at a clandestine grave site in Mexico's Veracruz state on Thursday, redoubling efforts after receiving a tip that hundreds more bodies may be buried there.
Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel warned that the government will not tolerate violence as Turks living abroad vote on a referendum that would give Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more power.
Alison Mutler, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 1:27pm
Britain's Prince Charles joined in a traditional folk dance Thursday during a visit to Romania, the first stop in a three-nation trip seen as an effort to reassure European Union nations that Britain remains a close ally.
Tom Odula, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 12:15pm
Three alleged international human traffickers who are suspected of smuggling recruits for the Islamic State and helping to finance the group have been arrested in a town on Kenya's coast, police said Thursday.
Stuart Graham, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 11:05am
South Africa's two main opposition parties took aim at President Jacob Zuma with one appealing to the highest court to order impeachment proceedings and the other announcing it will launch a vote of no confidence in the president.
Rodney Muhumuza, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 30th - 10:54am
A key aide to warlord Joseph Kony has surrendered to Ugandan forces, the military said Thursday, shortly after the U.S. indicated it was pulling out of the international manhunt for one of Africa's most notorious fugitives.